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Claymakers in Durham, NC, Presents a Holiday Exhibit

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Notices about pottery events are coming in fast now, so we may have posting – one, right after another.

Claymakers in Durham, NC, is presenting an exhibit entitled, Season of Lights, to help celebrate the holiday season and bask in the warm light of luminaries, candle holders, and plenty of other pots available for the pottery lovers on your holiday gift lists – including yourself. The exhibit will open on Nov. 19, 2010, and continue through Jan. 14, 2011.

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Work by Jo Lovvorn

Season of Lights features the work of local ceramic artists Susan Filley, Evelyn Ward, Jo Lovvorn, Ronan Kyle Peterson, Julie Olson, Gillian Parke, Marsha Owen, Barbara McKenzie, Doug Dotson, and others. Functional pottery as well as one of a kind ceramic vessels will be included in their offering of porcelain, stoneware, raku, and earthenware pieces.

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Work by Evelyn Ward

Happy Holidays from everyone at Claymakers!

Claymakers is located at 705 Foster Street in Durham, NC. Gallery hours are Tue.-Sat., 11am-6pm.

For further information call 919/530-8355 or visit (www.claymakers.com).

White Oak Pottery Spring Show & Sale Takes Place May 1, 2010, in Durham, NC

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

Carolina Arts received some more news about Spring pottery events – this time in Durham, NC.

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On Saturday, May , 2010, from 9am to 4pm, White Oak Pottery located at 3915 Rivermont Road in Durham will host its Spring Show & Sale, featuring works by Julie Olson of White Oak Pottery, pottery by Bruce Gholson and Samantha Henneke of Bulldog Pottery of Seagrove, NC, mixed media by Addison and Eric Paige of Raven Rock Artworks of Holly Springs, NC, baskets by Bev Nagy of Charlotte, NC, and pottery by Terry Gess of Bakersville, NC.

They will be raffling off pieces of “art”, one from each participant, to benefit the Independent Animal Rescue of Durham, NC. The Rescue staff will be on hand with a variety of pets available for adoption!

Raffle tickets will be for $5 each (with a limit of 50 tickets sold per piece of art) Tickets will be sold during the show with the drawing to be held at 4pm. You need not be present to win.

Artist Demonstrations include:
Julie Olson will be demonstrating throwing from 10am-11am.
Bev Nagy will be demonstrating basketry from 1pm-2pm.
Lisa Brown will be demonstrating throwing from 2pm-3pm.

For further information call White Oak Pottery at 919/309-4747.